North Middle School - 35

North Middle School - 35 serves 505 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the SD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 24%.
North Middle School - 35 operates within the Rapid City Area 51-4 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 505 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 505 students
North Middle School - 35 Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Middle School - 35 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
North Middle School - 35 Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Middle School - 35 Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
North Middle School - 35 Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
58%
11%
North Middle School - 35 American Indian Students (1993-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
North Middle School - 35 Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
7%
5%
North Middle School - 35 Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
1%
3%
North Middle School - 35 Black Students (1993-2014)
White
28%
76%
North Middle School - 35 White Students (1993-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
North Middle School - 35 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups North Middle School - 35 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.23
North Middle School - 35 Diversity Score (1993-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
80%
32%
North Middle School - 35 Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
North Middle School - 35 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,268 is less than the state average of $11,732. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,356 is less than the state average of $11,206. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Rapid City Area 51-4 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 13,353 332
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $124 MM $4 MM
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $111 MM $3 MM
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,268 $11,732
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,356 $11,206
Rapid City Area   51-4 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Central High School - 41 (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Building - 64 (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Knollwood Heights Elementary - 08 (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rapid CityKnollwood Heights Elementary - 08
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 548 students1701 Downing St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1851
    0.3KG-5548
  • Rapid CityGeneral Beadle Elementary - 01
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 479 students10 Van Buren St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1841
    0.4KG-5479
  • Rapid CityHorace Mann Elementary - 07
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 329 students902 Anamosa St
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-1847
    0.9KG-5329
  • Rapid CityCentral High School - 41
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1813 students433 North 8th
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-4023
    1.19-121813
  • Rapid CityJefferson Building - 64
    Alternative School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 2 students21 St Joseph
    Rapid CitySD 57701
    (605)394-4048
    1.5PK-122

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